Plant Problems Chart
|Too much water.||Allow plant to dry out.
Trim off yellow leaves.
If possible put outdoors in shade to revive.
|Lower leaves drop off.
Plants have no luster and not growing well.
Leaves dry and crackling.
|Not enough humidity.||Mist plants.|
Doesn’t grow and lower leaves yellow.
|Not enough water.||Place plants in warm water for 40 seconds.
Increase watering but do not overwater.
|Plants usually die or new growth is misshapen.||Overfed.||Immerse pot in warm water for a couple of minutes.
Allow to drain.
|Plants lack luster, color fades and doesn’t grow.
Leaves yellowing, tips browning.
|Underfed.||Start regular feedings.|
|Plants wilts or fades.||Too much light.||Move to lesser light.|
|Leaves fall off, plant gets tall and spindley.||Not enough light.||Move into better light.|
|Black spots on leaves.||Draft.||Move plant to better area.|
|White fuzz on leaves, stems.||Mealybug.||Spray with Insecticidal soap.|
|Web like matter on leaves and stems.||Red Spider.||Spray with Insecticidal soap.|
ALWAYS CHECK FOR ROOT BOUND CONDITION.